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File:Old iowa hist soc seal.jpg|thumb|Original Seal. Image:SHSI Des Moines.jpg|thumb|right|225px|State Historical Society Building, Des Moines. The '''State Historical Society of Iowa''' (SHSI), a division of the [http://www.culturalaffairs.org/ Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs], serves as the official historical repository for the State of Iowa and also provides grants, public education, and outreach about Iowa history and Iowa archaeology|archaeology. The SHSI maintains a museum, library, archives, and research center in Des Moines and a research library in Iowa City, as well as several historic sites in Iowa. It was founded in 1857 in Iowa City, where it was first affiliated with the University of Iowa. As the organization grew in size and collections, it became a separate state agency headquartered near the Iowa Capitol in Des Moines.Shambaugh (1907) ''A Brief History of the State Historical...
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Lucas, Robert, 1781-1853
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Allen County Public Library
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Find My Past PERSI Collection
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University of Toronto - Robarts Library
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isle325 Favorites
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state historical society of iowa
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howe, samuel storrs, 1808-1888
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iowa. division of the state historical society
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van der zee, jacob, b. 1884
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state historical society of iowa. annals
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hansen, marcus lee, 1892-1938
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